Canadians place great importance on learning, and have developed a first-rate education system with high standards.
Canada spends more on education (as a percentage of GDP) compared to the OECD average, and is the second highest among G-8 countries has traditionally been a country of immigrants and has a policy of encouraging multicultural diversity.
In this vibrant setting, different perspectives are respected and learning together is encouraged. Almost all of the world’s ethnic groups are represented in . As a result, most ethnic foods and recreational activities associated with specific cultures are available in . Clubs, informal clubs and associations representing a multitude of ethnic backgrounds are also easily accessible.
International student advisors at schools can help students get in touch with such groups. All major urban centres have a variety of shopping malls, restaurants, theatres, art galleries and museums. Canadian cities provide numerous parks, gardens and beaches for public use, as well as excellent sports and recreation facilities